May 15, 2021

U.S. History: Senator George Mitchell Oral History Project Debuts Online

From the Bowdoin University Digital Commons: Between 2008 and 2011, the Bowdoin College Library conducted an oral history project to create a collection of spoken recollections and personal impressions from individuals who have known George J. Mitchell in a variety of ways. These oral histories document his life and career from early childhood onward, with […]

Bowdoin College: Library Opts Against Restricting Online Access to Explicit Material

From the The Bowdoin Current: According to the Bowdoin administration and the Office of Safety and Security, Hawthorne-Longfellow Library (H-L Library) will continue its policy to not restrict Internet access, though the public computers in H-L Library have been used to view pornographic materials. In the interest of providing free and open access to information, […]